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Tasmanian devil

Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A carnivorous marsupial (Sarcophilus harrisii) with a vicious temperament and found exclusively on the island of Tasmania.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. a very savage carnivorous marsupial of Tasmania (Dasyurus ursinus syn. Diabolus ursinus).
  • adj. See under Devil.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. small ferocious carnivorous marsupial having a mostly black coat and long tail

Etymologies

from Tasmanian + devil (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • The still cameras established that the Tasmanian devil is a thriving species and that even pademelons are sometimes attracted by meat.

    The Song of The Dodo

  • It actually looked like Rachael Ray had tangoed with the Tasmanian devil in the middle of the room.

    Maggie Bean in Love

  • The Tasmanian devil and the eastern quoll had likewise disappeared everywhere.

    The Song of The Dodo

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